Taylor Marie Harding affectionately known as "Tiggy", departed this life on Sunday, July 4, 2021 at her family home in Richmond, Virginia. She was 17 years old and a recent high school graduate of John Marshall High School, Class of 2021. Taylor was employed at Einstein Brothers Bagel Shop.\n\nBorn in Durham, North Carolina on August 3, 2003, to Victoria and Duane Harding, Taylor was always known as her mother's "Blessed Baby".\n\nAs a bright young woman blessed with a deeply compassionate and empathetic soul, Taylor was also subject to depression which she valiantly battled for many years.\n\nTaylor is survived by her mother, Victoria Harding; her older brothers, Roy and Joshua Toston ; her maternal grandmother, Elaine Taylor - Johnson; her maternal grandfather, Cleveland Taylor Jr.; aunts, Tiara Taylor and Racquel Dark, uncles, Isaac Taylor and Cleveland Hargrove; cousins, Tyrell, Kiara, and Kennedy; her father Duane J. Harding, paternal grandmother, Rosa Harding, best friend Feyene Farrell and a host of other relatives and friends. She is preceded in death by her Godfather, Alphonso White.\n\nA viewing will be held Wednesday, July 14, 2021, 5:00 pm at Mimms Funeral Home, 1827 Hull Street. Memorial services will be held on Friday, July 16, 2021 at 1:00 pm in the Mimms Funeral Home Chapel followed by a repass to be held at 1802 East Belt Boulevard, Richmond, VA. All are welcome. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be sent to the Richmond Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, asfp.org; the National Alliance on Mental Illness, namivirginia.org; or Beacon Tree Foundation, beacontree.org, in her honor.